The westernmost point of the continental Europe


Cabo da Roca, the westernmost point if the continental Europe, Portugal. Ursa beach.



A story behind: This is one of the most spectacular locations for landscape photographers in Portugal - the Ursa beach situated in the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park, 60 kilometers west of Lisbon. On the right of the picture one can see a huge rock with a natural Bear (Ursa) shape and another rocky formation on its side, named Gigante (Giant).

Location: Close to Cabo da Roca, Portugal.

Gear: Nikon D700, Nikkor 16-35 mm AF-S ED. Handheld.

Aperture: f/13

Shutter speed: 1/200 sec

Exposure bias: 0 EV

Focal Length: 16 mm

ISO: 200

Date: March 5th, 2012.

Maciek.